Jan 23, 2013 3:00am PST
contributor and all-around great guy, mike barnicle. sam, if i said the words "milli vanilli" and put them together, you wouldn't know what i was talking about. >> that's true. i wasn't alive. >> were you alive for milli vanilli? >> "blame it on the rain." >> that's pretty good. halperin, come on. this is huge. >> i'm all good with it. >> beyonce -- you're fine with it. it's okay. >> it's performance. it's just performance. >> she still sang it. >> yeah. also, you know what? she looked great. she added a lot of electricity. >> what does that have to do with anything? sing the song. >> well, here's my question. the marine band said they did not have time to rehearse. and i worked the weekend, i was on the hill, kelly clarkson rehearsed, other people rehearsed. i'm a huge beyonce fan. if you're going to sing at the inauguration, how do you not have time to rehearse? >> it's the biggest stage in the world. >> yeah. you've got to put it out there live. it's not a big deal, but i think a lot of people were disappointed to know that in the moment, it wasn't her voice. >> obama was lip-syncing, t
Jan 16, 2013 2:30am PST
barnicle. mike, how much do you miss looking at carl crawford and adrian gonzalez in the fitted uniforms? >> let me tell you something, no one forced the red sox to trade for -- to buy carl crawford. they were not forced to do that. a little lower, please. yeah, the right arm. spring training is coming up. >> look, the problem is the players let the team down. the players let the fans down. the players let the manager terry francona down. he got fired. he's written a book. it will be sorted out in the next few weeks as' pears on various programs including "morning joe." it's a little bit over the top. >> so is this news welcomed or not welcomed by red sox nation? >> i think it's met with a yawn really. one thing in that sound bite that you just read, red sox management wanted to win baseball games more than they wanted to sign sexy players. they wanted to win. >> we can find out more about that coming up on "morning joe." next wednesday terry francona will be on the show. >> yes, he is. what about the shuttle today? am goig to get home? >> you want your personal forecast in the middle of
Jan 16, 2013 3:00am PST
have msnbc contributor mike barnicle. hello, mike. >> hello. >> you look nice today. >> thank you. >> donny, doesn't he put together well in. >> on the barnicle scale. >> he's adorable. chairman of deutsche incorporated, donny deutsch. >> but -- you know what? it's okay. i put a lot of effort into my has be haberdashery and still no comment. >> now ceo of melanie barnes solutions, melanie barnes, you worked in the white house very high up. huh. interesting. notice anything here, gentlemen? >> yeah, where is he? >> oh, joe's here. he's coming. he's going to pop up on screen. i was just noticing that melanie happens to be a woman and worked in the white house. >> and worked in the white house. >> good god! >> policy adviser. >> this is something. take note. no, but i should do a blog on cool women like you. so we'll have to catch up. and joe's going to be joining us. actually i see him getting wired up right now, and willie is as well. >> i think there should be a report card on tardyness. >> really? >> mike is always here on time. >> don't even get me going on the kid. >> the kid?
Jan 31, 2013 6:00am EST
, january 31st. with us on set, we have msnbc contributor mike barnicle. msnbc political analyst and visiting professor at nyu, former democratic congressman, harold ford jr. >> good morning. >> morning. >> professor, wow. >> and in washington, nbc news capitol hill correspondent, kelly o'donnell. willie, good morning. >> good morning, mika. >> how you doing? >> i'm doing great. >> that made me a little uncomfortable. >> why? >> jon stewart was being awfully tough on al gore. >> oh, really? i don't think so. i think he gave him a pass. >> you asked him a couple of questions. >> we asked him the same question. i didn't really get an answer. he kind of went all over the place. it was like major big-picture analysis to the point where you almost find him in the clouds. >> there's not really an answer to that, is there? >> took money from oil to get money for his book. >> i don't mean to say this -- well, i guess i'm just going to say it. it's kind of like jim baker. jim and tammy faye bakker. you know, that sexual morality was at the center of everything he did, and then he gets bus
Jan 31, 2013 3:00am PST
to that. welcome back to "morning joe." mike barnicle and harold ford jr. are still with us. and joining us on set, former foreign policy adviser to the bush administration and former adviser to the romney campaign, dan senor. and joining us from washington, former astronaut, founder of americans for responsible solutions pac and husband of former congresswoman gabby giffords, captain mark kelly. captain kelly testified yesterday at the senate hearing on cushing gun violence, but we also saw others that testified yesterday. >> captain, there were parts of the testimony yesterday that just looked like a freak show. >> not your part. >> you know, i know lindsey and friends, but these arguments are just insane. >> they're stunning. >> and you had, of course, wayne lapierre out there talking about how he was even against background checks, that 91% of americans support. these people are driving my party over the cliff. but your wife, obviously, very moving testimony. >> i don't know how you sat there next to your wife listening to that. >> tell us, what was it like for you yesterday? >> well
Jan 14, 2013 3:00am PST
." it's monday, january 14th. with us on set, we have msnbc contributor, mike barnicle. hello, mike. >> my goodness. >> what? >> when did you call him -- you said hello, mike. >> same old, same old. former treasury official and "morning joe" economic analyst, steve rattner. and "fortune" magazine's assistant managing editor, leigh gallagher is with us. hi, leigh. >> hi. >> good to have you. >> it was a good weekend. huge weekend. you had colin powell on "meet the press." >> that was good. i was going to start with that. that was fantastic. >> then of course your biggest -- your biggest event of the weekend. miss america. miss america. >> no, not miss america. >> very excited. miss alabama. is alabama going to win everything? >> she's not from alabama. >> she actually lives in brooklyn, doesn't she? >> yeah. no, i didn't watch that. i watched "the golden globes," but i did not watch "miss america." you know how i feel about pageants. donald trump called me and left me a message saying my secret desire in life was to be a beauty queen. >> so let me ask you, was your secret desire in l
Jan 11, 2013 3:00am PST
's on a friday. >> welcome to "morning joe." with us on set, we have msnbc contributor mike barnicle. i thought you were going to try and get out early. >> i was. >> yeah? >> i was. but here i am. the good news never ends. >> i'm not sure how that happened. usually you just leave. msnbc political an vis and vice president and executive editor of msnbc.com, richard wolffe is with us. hello, richard. >> good morning. >> how are you? and we have the chairman of deutsche incorporated. >> now you perked up. now it just happened. >> are you serious? really? did you just say that? >> there was a whole body language thing that happened. or it was just some bad tacos from last night. >> right. it was definitely not body language for you, donny. oh, my god! wow! wow! >> great stuff. >> have you seen -- just+++1dt >> what's the latest on his knee? >> well, it was a major operation. it was a reconstruction of his knee, but dr. andrews indicated that he was hopeful that he would be able to participate in the 2013 season. we'll see. i don't know. >> if you're not hopeful as a surgeon, why are you a surgeon?